MHC Newsmakers

Caitlin Kidder '13

Caitlin Kidder '13 of AmeriCorps*VISTA organized more than 80 new MHC student volunteers for the annual South Hadley Food Drive, according to WWLP News.

January 21, 2014 - 13:45
Professor M. Darby Dyar

MHC astronomy professor and NASA researcher Darby Dyar tells the Springfield Republican she believes we will establish a station on the moon in her lifetime.

January 21, 2014 - 13:15
Mariya Karimjee '10

Tackling the difficult topic of infanticide for Al Jazeera America, Mariya Karimjee '10 reports on an alarming practice in her homeland of Pakistan.

January 17, 2014 - 17:45
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MHC’s new efforts to enhance college access for low-income students drew coverage from local, regional, and national media outlets.

January 17, 2014 - 09:45

In his latest New York Times book review, Professor Christopher Benfey calls Diane Johnson’s Flyover Lives a “loosely structured quest for roots.”

January 14, 2014 - 08:45

Eugenia Herbert’s book on “garden imperialism” made India’s Business Standard’s “best books of 2013” list. She is a professor emeritus of history.

January 13, 2014 - 13:45

In an interview with Latin Pulse, Latin American studies professor Lowell Gudmundson discusses the upcoming presidential election in Costa Rica. (Cue to 15:55.)

January 10, 2014 - 12:30

Darby Dyar, MHC's Kennedy-Schelkunoff Professor of Astronomy, talks about her new NASA project: the potential for colonizing the Moon and visiting Mars.

January 10, 2014 - 10:45

Gwendolyn Coiley '14 reflects on her Community-Based Learning experience in the Undergraduate Journal of Service Learning and Community-Based Research.

January 8, 2014 - 15:30

In an interview with MTV, education advocate Chrissy Horansky ’04 urges educators to help students find their personal super power.

December 31, 2013 - 11:00

As an infant, Madeleine Stout '13 benefited from the state's newborn screening program, according to 22 News and the Worcester Telegram and Gazette.

December 20, 2013 - 16:15

On the December 13 edition of WHMP's Bill Newman Show, President Lynn Pasquerella talks about sports concussions, orphan diseases, and smoking bans.

December 20, 2013 - 11:15

In a two-part installment of Amherst TV's Difficult Dialogues, President Lynn Pasquerella leads three local experts in a discussion of casinos and gambling.

December 19, 2013 - 15:45

Amy Stretten '06, national affairs correspondent for Fusion TV, recently gave the owner of the Washington Redskins some advice on respecting minorities.

December 13, 2013 - 13:45

Carolyn Dietel says MHC is part of a coalition to produce high-achieving community college students and help them transfer into B.A. programs.

December 13, 2013 - 10:00

Christopher Benfey, MHC's Mellon Professor of English, reviews American Mirror, Deborah Solomon's book on Norman Rockwell, in the New York Review of Books.

December 12, 2013 - 19:15

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